John Chong, DeepSight Technology’s Head of Engineering and Product Strategy, was inducted into the SEMI-MSIG Hall of Fame for his renowned contributions to the MEMS & Sensors Industry Group.
The MEMS & Sensors Industry Group, a SEMI Strategic Association Partner, created the Hall of Fame in 2011 to honor those who have made a substantial and lasting impact to the industry. The Hall of Fame thanks industry leaders for inspiring in all of us that sense of mission, purpose, and dedication that drives this industry forward. John joins an impressive list of past inductees.
John’s career has been dedicated to bringing new technology to market and helping companies start, grow and scale. At DeepSight Technology, he works on the cutting edge of medical imaging using proprietary hardware, software and AI sensing technologies. These vastly improve image quality and extend the depth penetration of medical diagnostic ultrasound.
In addition, John advises on technology commercialization at Jib Technology and is active in SEMI’s MEMS and Sensors Industry Group, where he served as Chairman and now sits on the Governing Council.
Previous to DeepSight, John was VP of Product Strategy and Business Development at Kionix, a startup that grew to become a top-tier global manufacturer of sensors for consumer, automotive and industrial sectors. Prior to that he was Director of Engineering at Calient Networks, a leader in Photonics and Optical Networking. John holds a BS and Ph.D. from Cornell University, where he developed microfluidic lab-on-a-chip technology, is an inventor on numerous patents and has spoken at conferences worldwide about technology, market trends and company strategy.